Brother & Sister

Brother & Sister

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"A memoir by the award-winning actress about her younger brother, Randy, and the ways in which siblings' lives can diverge and then come back together"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2020.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780451494504
0451494504
9780451494511
Branch Call Number: 791.4302 Kea
Characteristics: 157 pages, [16] unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Brother and sister

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"When they were children in the suburbs of Los Angeles in the 1950s, Diane Keaton and her younger brother, Randy, were best friends and companions: they shared stories at night in their bunk beds; they swam, laughed, dressed up for Halloween . . . But as they grew up, Randy became troubled, ... Read More »


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Aug 27, 2020

The poignant story of Diane Keaton's journey to understand her brother's troubled life. It reminds us that still waters run deep and family dynamics are always changing.

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writermala
Aug 05, 2020

In this memoir, Diane Keaton has chronicled the life of the Hall family and the coming of age of herself and her brother Randy in particular. Diane kept referring to Randy as "The other side of normal" but I felt Randy was just different. This changed when Randy suffered from Dementia and Alzheimer's and his marriage broke up.
A touching story.

debwalker Jan 28, 2020

Heartbreaking memoir of how a beloved brother can go down a tragic path.....

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